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Hinnomaki Red Gooseberry

Sweetest of them All!

Crisp skin and a snappy tang is followed by sweet flesh. These attractive large, deep red berries tasted the best in our trials. Self-fertile plant bears fruit in the first year if planted early enough in the spring. Zones 3-6. Not available in DE, MA, ME, MI, NC, NH, NJ, RI, VA, WV.
  • Zone 3 - 6.
  • Height 3 - 5 feet.
  • Light Required Full Sun.

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For each offer ordered, get 1 12-15" plant

Plants are not available in AE AK DE GU HI MA ME MI NC NH NJ PR RI VA WV
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  • Botanical Name: Ribes uva-crispa 'Hinnomaki Red'
  • Height: 3 - 5 feet.
  • Spacing: 36 inches.
  • Depth: Plant so the roots are below the soil.
  • Spread: 3 - 4 feet.
  • Sun/Shade: Full Sun.
  • Pollinator: Gooseberries are self-fertile.
  • Yield: Up to 4 - 5 lbs. per plant when mature.
  • Color: White blossoms.
  • Foliage: Green foliage in Summer, red in Fall, shaped like grape leaves.
  • Blooms: Early season.
  • Fruit: Deep red large fruit. Sweetest of all gooseberries.
  • Form: Deciduous. Upright.
  • Flower Form: Yes.
  • Soil Requirements: Well-drained, moist soil.
  • Growth Rate: Medium to fast growth rate.
  • Pruning: Prune each year after fruiting. Remove old wood that has produced it's third crop.
  • Comments: Bears fruit in the first year if planted early enough. Crisp skin has a snappy tang, followed by sweet flesh. Best flavor of any gooseberry in our trials (sweet enough to eat without sugar added). Berries are an attractive deep red color & a nice large size. Restricted states: DE, MA, ME, NC, NH, NJ, RI, VA, WV. Unabale to ship to: AE, AK, GU, HI, PR.

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